Fiona Lowenstein
I'm a student at Yale, a writer, and a trepidatious member of a feminist comedy group. I study history with a focus on Eastern Europe and the Middle East, and I spend most of my time pinching pennies to try to travel to those places. I've been known to engage in excessive falafel eating and binge-watching "Daria," and sometimes I get scared that everyone on the subway can hear me listening to Destiny's Child on my headphones.

Obama Just Stood Up For Gay Rights, Big-Time

On Monday, President Obama sent a strong message that he'll work to defend LGBT rights, even if Congress won't. A senior White House official announced that Obama is drafting an executive order against LGBT-related workplace discrimination. The…
By Fiona Lowenstein